Elisabeth of Bavaria "Sissi", the last great empress of Europe
After the upcoming premiere of the film "The Rebel Empress", we gather the best images of the famous Bavarian princess.
In the heat of the fire
Humans discovered fire between 400,000 and a million years ago. Its flames were used to cook, defend against predators, and light the dark. The stories told in the heat of the fire also served to evolve human thought, by reinforcing social traditions and cultivating the imagination.
More than 5.000 photographs by Dorothea Lange
One of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. She was born in May 1895 in the United States, her last name was actually Nutzhorn. Lange was her mother's maiden name which Dorothea adopted as her own.
December 11 - International Mountain Day
Proclaimed by the UN on December 11, 2002. We present a selection of infographics on mountains.
19 December 1997
25 years since the US premiere of the Oscar-winning movie "Titanic"
27 December 1822
200 years since the birth of the French chemist Louis Pasteur.
28 December 1872
150 years since the birth of the Spanish writer Pío Baroja.
29 December 1972
50th anniversary of British actor Jude Law.